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January 13, 2018
For the fourth straight year, students at Pine Hill Elementary School collected the most groceries for the 10 Days of Giving effort, with a haul of 3,248 snacks, cans of soup, paper towels, shampoo, toothpaste, soap and other items. Submitted photo courtesy of Pine Hill Elementary staff
Pine Hill students top donor list for fourth straight year
January 13, 2018 - 7:49am
January 11, 2018
Freeze warning: Tips for preventing frozen pipes
January 11, 2018 - 8:20pm
C. Henderson / Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Officials grapple with increasing reports of coyote sightings
January 11, 2018 - 1:20pm
Melinda Aurora (pictured) and her husband Mickey opened the Primrose School of Cottage Grove Dec. 26, 2017. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Now accepting: Primrose School open for spring semester class, childcare
January 11, 2018 - 10:45am
January 7, 2018
Judy Sturgill (center) was born on Feb. 29, 1940. Her great grandson Jaden Bingen (left) and grandson Michael Sturgill (right) also turned 19 in 2017. Photo courtesy of Michelle Bingen
It comes in threes: Grandmother, grandson and great-grandson celebrate 19th birthdays
January 7, 2018 - 7:49am
January 4, 2018
Park guard  Chloe Venegas drives the lane in a win against Rosemount last week. Venegas helped the Wolfpack to two wins in the Bemidji tournament Dec. 28-29, 2017. John Molene / Contributor
Defense keys Park girls to two tourney wins
January 4, 2018 - 1:09pm
December 28, 2017
The city is increasing rates as users go above 6,000 gallons of water a month to encourage conservation efforts. Rates increase after each additional 3,000 gallons used. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove revamps water, sewer rate structure; rates raise Jan. 1
December 28, 2017 - 4:36pm
Two vehicles were involed in a crash near Highway 61 and Insterstate-494 around 11 a.m. Dec. 28, though they were not the first crash on the slippery road that morning. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Slippery snowfall creates dangerous commute, Highway 61 traffic crashes pile up
December 28, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 25, 2017
Grace Weiner (left) and Nikke Tuttle, actor educators with CLIMB Theatre, helped seventh grade girls at Cottage Grove Middle School use theatre to develop tools to deal with cliques, bullying and friendship issues. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
'Theatre for social change'
December 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 22, 2017
Jessica Dixon and Honeys (left) present a check to Sarah Condon with Secondhand Hounds Dec. 15, 2017, while wearing a messy bun hat, along with Cottage Grove Hy-Vee Store Director Mike Graham.
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
December 22, 2017 - 8:30am
Crestview Elementary and Nuevas Fronteras Spanish immersion student council members gather around three pallet crates containing 2,451 food and toiletry items both schools collected as part of the 10 Days of Giving event that benefits the Friends in Need Food Shelf in St. Paul Park. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimeda
10 Days of Giving
December 22, 2017 - 7:49am
December 18, 2017
Washington County, Cottage Grove give legislative agendas
December 18, 2017 - 4:49pm
December 17, 2017
The City Council gave a certificate of appreciation to Bolton and Menk for their inclusive playground donations. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove's inclusive playground engineer receives honor
December 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 16, 2017
City Engineer Jennifer Levitt showed the city council the award the city won from APWA-Minnesota for Project of the Year in 2017. The award was for the temporary treatment placed on Wells 3 and 10 over the summer to quicken the end to a watering ban. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Cottage Grove's PFC mitigation project brings home honor
December 16, 2017 - 10:45am
December 15, 2017
South Washington County cities approve small levy increases
December 15, 2017 - 4:00pm